Info

The Working Reader Podcast with David Ploss

Host David, along with Co-Hosts Noah, and Kathy sit down every week to discuss Books, Pop Culture, and Current Events with a little bit of comedic banter thrown into the mix! Enjoy the puns, check out the books and join them in the discussion across the entirety of social media! The Working Reader Podcast with David Ploss is released every Sunday, ready to go in time for your work week!
RSS Feed Subscribe in iTunes
2016
June
May
April
March
February
January


2015
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: May, 2015
May 24, 2015

Special Guest in studio today! Fugly J. Wetzel joins us to talk about everything Trek, from JJ Abrams to the wonderful world of Star Trek Fan Films! Check it out!

some topics:

-JJ Abrams and the Trek "Abominations"

-Star Trek fan films are "Awesome"

  --Late 70's First attempt

  --2004

-James Vanderbeek

-Star Trek

  --Axanar

  --New Voyages

  --Of Gods and Men

  --Horizon (shot on Green Screen!)

-Tim Russ

  --CBS Pilot

  ---Renegades

-Paramount Pictures

  --Reboot Rights

-Star Trek Novels

  --S.D. Perry

  --D.C. Fontana

May 17, 2015

David Ploss, Noah Hackbarth and Kathy Ploss sit down for another wonderful episode to discuss nerds and nerd culture among other topics!

topics range from:

-Nerds are In. Used to be out.

-Nerd Culture

-Books that got us Into Reading!

--Interview with a Vampire by Anne Rice

--The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell

--March of the Acheans(sp?)

--Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

--The Silmarillion, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien

--The Examination by Malcolm Bosse

--Life of Pi by Yan Martel

--Great Gatsby

--Jane Eyre

--She Who Remembers

--Clan of the Cave Bear by Jane M. Auel

--Cry the beloved Country

--The Redwall Series by Brian Jacques

The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley

May 10, 2015

Another Great Episode!! Here's a list of some of the things we discussed!

 

-Rule 34.

-"Demolition Rock" Band: The Ultimate Power Duo

-Tolkien Professor Podcast w/ Professor Corey Olsen

-Awake in the Dark

-Going Clear

-Janet Evonovich 

--Notorious 19

-D.H. Lawrence

--Lady Chatterly's Lover

-Mark H. Walker

--Everyone Dies in the End

-Andy Remic

-John A.

-Mother's Day Gifts!!!

May 3, 2015

Great Episode! Even though David, as is usually the case, talks over everyone. lol

Topics of Discussion:

-Keanu Reeves/Nonsense

-The Origin Mystery Series by AG Riddle

   --Atlantis Gene: book 1

   --Atlantis Plague: book 2

   --Atlantis World: book 3

-Wine (naturally!) (Yay Wine!)

-Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

   --Song of Fire and Ice

-Boobs and Dinklage

-#FiberglassAndHookerSweat

-L.T. Vargus / Tim McBain

   --Casting Shadows Everywhere

   ---Over 100 5* Reviews (Noah says it's Engaging and Funny)

   --Awake in the Dark Trilogy

   ---Fade to Black

   ---Bled White

   ---Red on the Inside

-Chuck Pal(david can't spell...)

   -On the nature of first person writing (Noah)

-Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter (Kathy)

-America's Last Vampire by (same author)

-Divergent (Cant Stand it - Kathy)

-Sylvia Day: Eve of Chaos (DNF - DID NOT FINISH)

   -Misrepresented by Library Cataloging System

-P.C. Cast 

   --The Marked Series

   --The Goddess Series

-CE Murphy

-Some thoughts on the "reason" for "Erotica"

-A tasting of Exo Protien's: Cricket Bars

-Think Geek Coasters (Brain Slices)

1